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Deck the Halls, with Hundreds of Deep Discounts for Pets
On Black Friday, PetSmart(R) Offers Pet Parents Incredible Deals for Early Holiday Shopping

PHOENIX, Nov 18, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As shoppers plan their shopping finds on Black Friday, they want to remember the entire family, including the family pet. This year, PetSmart(R) (NASDAQ: PETM) gives customers more than 2,000 discounted products for pets and pet parents on Black Friday.

"PetSmart has made it easier than ever for busy pet parents to find the perfect gifts for pets of all sizes and species," said Matt McAdam, vice president of hardgoods for PetSmart. "With unbelievable discounts on a large selection of toys and treats, PetSmart has aisles of fun and unique products that let pet parents choose the perfect present on November 26."

Big Selection at Big Discounts

With so many discounted items for pets and pet parents, it's easy to find something for everyone on Black Friday. The pet experts at PetSmart have picked out the best items for every type of pet so pet parents can find anything they need.

  • PetHoliday(TM) products -Save 50 percent on all PetHoliday products, including toys, rawhide, apparel, treats and more.
  • Dog treats and accessories - Save 50 percent on all holiday dog treats, plus select dog treats like Beggin' Strips, Blue Buffalo Bones, Jerky and Canyon Creek Ranch Jerky Tenders, dog collars and plush dog pillows.
  • Plush cuddler beds - Grreat Choice(TM)22" microsuede plush cuddler beds, only $7.99.
  • Martha Stewart PETS(TM) products - Save 20 percent on all Martha Stewart PETS products, including toys and apparel.
  • Specialty pets - Save 50 percent on all turtles, hamsters, hermit crabs, bearded dragons and select geckos.

Let Your Fingers Do the Walking

For pet parents looking for instant online shopping satisfaction, PetSmart is offering an exclusive deal for Cyber Monday, November 29, with $10 off and $5.99 shipping on all orders of $60 or more.

Great Finds for Under $10

During the holiday season, PetSmart is offering exclusive PetHoliday(TM) gifts for the cost-conscious consumer, providing great value for customers at an affordable price.

  • Big Eyed Collection - for medium to large dogs, a plush collection of jungle animal characters such as a monkey, elephant, lion, white tiger, leopard and giraffe.
  • Plush Holiday Collection - a collection of holiday favorites, these plush toys feature characters like Santa, reindeer, holiday penguin, snowman and bear.
  • Shagbo - available in seasonal red and green, these durable chew toys offer multiple squeakers for hours of fun for dogs.
  • Tennis Tummies - a plush dog toy featuring a tennis ball tummy and three squeakers, Tennis Tummies are ideal for fetch, and available in holiday colors and Santa hat.
  • Value Packs - these holiday stockings for dogs and cats are best sellers, available in a variety of themes to match a pet's personality.

Services: The Perfect Gift for Busy Pet Parents

Tailored for the busy shopper during the hectic holiday season, holiday services are a great gift idea. Pet parents can do their holiday shopping while letting their pets get pampered.

  • Holiday Top Dog(TM) Package - featuring the top holiday scent, sugar cookie, the package can be added to any bath or grooming, providing pets with premium shampoo, conditioner, teeth brushing, sugar cookie spritz and a bow or bandana just in time for the family's holiday photo.
  • Personal Training Camp - a special holiday treat, this package adds a training day to a PetSmart PetsHotel(R) day or overnight stay, allowing a PetSmart-accredited training instructor to teach dogs new skills.

Share the Joy and Save the Bank

Another way to save and have fun this year is with the engaging and interactive Holiday Pawtraits www.holidaypawtraits.com. This free e-card allows pet parents to create a holiday greeting card customized to include their own family members - both two- and four-legged. Pet parents can print their card or share their card online with friends and family. Featuring multiple design options, pet lovers can create keepsake family greetings that are uniquely their own. Festive three-dimensional Pet Adornaments - a crafty ornament featuring the family pet - are also available for pet parents to make free at www.holidaypawtraits.com.

About PetSmart

PetSmart, Inc. is the largest specialty pet retailer of services and solutions for the lifetime needs of pets. The company employs approximately 47,000 associates and operates more than 1,172 pet stores in the United States and Canada, 172 in-store PetSmart PetsHotel(R) cat and dog boarding facilities, and is a leading online provider of pet supplies and pet care information (www.petsmart.com). PetSmart provides a broad range of competitively priced pet food and pet products; and offers complete pet training, pet grooming, pet boarding, PetSmart(R) Doggie Day Camp(SM) pet day care services and pet adoption services. Since 1994, PetSmart Charities, Inc., an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit animal welfare organization and the largest funder of animal welfare efforts in North America, has provided more than $110 million in grants and programs benefiting animal welfare organizations. Through its in-store pet adoption partnership with PetSmart Charities(R), PetSmart has helped save the lives of more than 4 million pets.

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SOURCE: PetSmart, Inc.

GolinHarris for PetSmart
Morgan Field, 972-341-2542
PetSmart Media Line